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More adware! Google deletes dozens of apps with over half a billion installs

The sun comes up, the sun goes down. Bad apps are found on the Google Play Store, bad apps get removed. Repeat. It's become...
Happening Now April 29, 2019

Can iPhones get a virus? The answer will surprise you

Adware, viruses and malware seem to be hiding in virtually every corner of the internet. Many of us like to think that our iPhone...
Happening Now March 16, 2019

New adware that can destroy your phone found in 200 apps so check your phones now

Advertisements have become part of our everyday online experiences. Some ads are legitimate, and appear as expected. But what you may not realize is...
Happening Now March 13, 2019

Warning! Delete these fake apps from your phone now

New apps are showing up in the Google Play store every day, and the bad news is they are not all legitimate! Nine new...
Happening Now January 14, 2019

22 apps pulled after this new adware trick tried to get more cash

You know that you need to be careful when downloading programs to your computer. But many of us are less cautious with the apps...
Happening Now December 10, 2018

Watch out! Using Edge to download Chrome is a mistake

Most people don't use Microsoft Edge very often. It just doesn't have the same ease of use or features of Chrome or Firefox. Well,...
Happening Now October 30, 2018

Sudden video popups? Your browser may have been hijacked

Have you ever had unexpected video interruptions or annoying popups ruin your regular web browsing? If this keeps happening to you then your computer is...
Tips August 18, 2018

Watch out! Sneaky adware secretly takes screenshots of your desktop

Keeping cybercriminals from infecting our gadgets feels like a full-time job these days. We're always having to prepare for the next scam so we...
Happening Now June 19, 2018

Malicious apps sneak back into Google Play

We often rely on official app sources like Google Play for Android and the Apple App Store for iPhones to protect us from malicious...
Happening Now May 10, 2018

How to spot fake Android apps in the Play Store

We rely on Google Play and the Apple App Store to protect us from malicious and fake apps. Official app stores have vetting systems...
Tips April 5, 2018
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